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Call 785-842-0543
Toll-Free: 1-877-295-3277

Douglas County
Senior Services, Inc.

745 Vermont Street
Lawrence, Kansas

Hours: Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Phone (785) 842-0543
Toll Free (877) 295-3277
Fax 785-842-0562


Douglas County Senior Services has many types of volunteer positions available.  We would not be able to serve the community in the way we do now without our valuable volunteers.  Listed below are just a few of the positions that are available. If you are interested in volunteering your time with us, please download and complete the application form.

Current Volunteer Opportunities

Senior Meals

  • Meal Preparation
  • Bulk Meal Delivery
  • Meal Delivery to Homebound Clients
  • Administrative Support

Senior Wheels

  • Volunteer Transportation Driver
  • Administrative Support


  • Volunteer Receptionist
  • Data Entry & Typing
  • Special Projects, i.e. Seasonal Mailings. Filing etc.

 Leisure and Learning

  • Armchair Travel Tour Guide
  • Classroom Instructor
  • Special Events Volunteer (Chili Supper, Jazz It Up, other fundraisers and activities, etc)

Community Services

  • SHICK Volunteer (2013 season)
  • Holiday Bureau Volunteer
  • Safe Winter Walkways Volunteer